The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 53 62 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -37
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 21 14 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.87% 2.27% 6.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 2.33% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 33
Average salary £54,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,663 £46,500 £44,900
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +0.81%
Architect
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
705 601 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.31% 97.41% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 568 491 446
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Architect
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the Swindon region.

Architect Salary Trend in Swindon

Architect
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Swindon

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 41 (53.25%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (45.45%) Finance
3 23 (29.87%) SOA
4 21 (27.27%) SAP
4 21 (27.27%) Data Integration
5 20 (25.97%) Data Management
6 18 (23.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
6 18 (23.38%) Information Management
7 17 (22.08%) Reference Data
7 17 (22.08%) Information Architecture
7 17 (22.08%) Data Quality
7 17 (22.08%) Metadata Management
8 16 (20.78%) Management Information System
8 16 (20.78%) Data Modelling
9 14 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (18.18%) IBM
9 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 13 (16.88%) ETL
11 12 (15.58%) Oracle
11 12 (15.58%) Teradata
12 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
12 9 (11.69%) EAI
13 8 (10.39%) XML
13 8 (10.39%) Master Data Management
14 7 (9.09%) Line Management
14 7 (9.09%) TOGAF
14 7 (9.09%) Middleware
14 7 (9.09%) Java

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.49%) WebSphere
1 5 (6.49%) SAS
2 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.19%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.30%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
1 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Network Security
1 1 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (1.30%) Wireless
1 1 (1.30%) Firewall
1 1 (1.30%) HTTP
1 1 (1.30%) LAN
1 1 (1.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.49%) Hadoop
3 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.49%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.49%) MySQL
4 4 (5.19%) DB2
4 4 (5.19%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Ant
1 4 (5.19%) JUnit
1 4 (5.19%) Maven
1 4 (5.19%) Apache Ivy
1 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.19%) Selenium
General
1 35 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Marketing
3 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.39%) XML
2 7 (9.09%) Middleware
2 7 (9.09%) Web Services
3 5 (6.49%) REST
3 5 (6.49%) HTML5
3 5 (6.49%) HTML
3 5 (6.49%) SOAP
4 4 (5.19%) XSLT
4 4 (5.19%) CSS
4 4 (5.19%) JDBC
4 4 (5.19%) JSP
4 4 (5.19%) .NET
4 4 (5.19%) JAXB
4 4 (5.19%) JMS
4 4 (5.19%) Java RMI
4 4 (5.19%) Spring
4 4 (5.19%) JSF
4 4 (5.19%) JNDI
4 4 (5.19%) JMX
4 4 (5.19%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 41 (53.25%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (27.27%) Data Integration
3 17 (22.08%) Reference Data
4 16 (20.78%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.90%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.90%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.30%) Replication
8 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.30%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Linux
2 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) SOA
2 20 (25.97%) Data Management
3 18 (23.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (23.38%) Information Management
4 17 (22.08%) Information Architecture
4 17 (22.08%) Metadata Management
5 16 (20.78%) Data Modelling
6 13 (16.88%) ETL
7 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (11.69%) EAI
8 8 (10.39%) Master Data Management
9 7 (9.09%) Line Management
9 7 (9.09%) TOGAF
10 6 (7.79%) Project Management
10 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (7.79%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (5.19%) UML
11 4 (5.19%) RDF
11 4 (5.19%) DRM
11 4 (5.19%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.09%) Java
2 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.19%) C#
2 4 (5.19%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.90%) C
4 2 (2.60%) SQL
5 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.30%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.30%) ISEB
3 1 (1.30%) CCIE
3 1 (1.30%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.08%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.19%) COREP
2 4 (5.19%) FINREP
3 2 (2.60%) QA
4 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (27.27%) SAP
2 14 (18.18%) IBM
2 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 12 (15.58%) Oracle
3 12 (15.58%) Teradata
4 5 (6.49%) Unisys
5 4 (5.19%) JBoss
5 4 (5.19%) Sun
5 4 (5.19%) HP
6 3 (3.90%) Netezza
6 3 (3.90%) VMware
6 3 (3.90%) Cisco
6 3 (3.90%) Juniper
7 1 (1.30%) Brocade
7 1 (1.30%) Sencha
7 1 (1.30%) F5
7 1 (1.30%) Symantec
7 1 (1.30%) Citrix
7 1 (1.30%) Business Objects
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